Amazing Co To

Saturday, Jan 13 2018, 07:54

QTV - With natural landscape and beautiful beaches, Co To is considered to be a potential district to develop tourism. Since being supplied power from national grid, Co To became an attractive destination of Quang Ninh.

Co To Island attracts many domestic and international tourists

In five years from 2012-2017, tourists to Co To was estimated at 1 million. In 2017, Co To welcomed 320,000 visitors, including over 2,000 international guests; Revenue from tourism was estimated at VND 570 billion, 8 times higher than that of 2012. Tourism has created jobs for ½ of local population with 1,500 direct laborers and more than 2,000 indirect ones. This industry has become a motivated sector in socio-economic development of Co To. Considering the 2018 National Tourism Year in Quang Ninh is an opportunity to promote and develop tourism, since the end of 2017, Co To has set up the program of national tourism year. In 2018, Co To strives to welcome about 360,000 tourists.
Translated by Chu Linh